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Solid Ratings Debut For BET's 'Being Mary Jane' - 4 Millions Viewers, Highest-Rating On Cable

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 3, 2013 7:22 PM
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It's been quite a week for the BET network, starting with Sunday night's record-breaking broadcast of its flagship awards show, BET Awards 13, (which drew 7.8 million viewers and set some social media records), and now with this news, which I've been waiting to receive all day...

Drop-Off In 'Luther' Viewership After UK Debut. But Why Make USA Audiences Wait 2 Months?

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 3, 2013 11:43 AM
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  • 9 Comments
The highly-anticipated 3rd season return of Luther to BBC One in the UK last night, drew a healthy 5 million viewers.

Thoughts On 'Being Mary Jane' After Last Night's Pilot Movie Broadcast Premiere?

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 3, 2013 10:53 AM
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ABC’s Reality Show 'Shark Tank' Looking For Minority Businesses

  • By Sergio
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  • July 2, 2013 11:24 PM
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  • 10 Comments
The ABC Network and producer Mark Burnett’s One Three Media, have announced that they are starting measures to actively attract more minority and women-owned businesses to appear on their reality show Shark Tank.
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A Prisoner's Story: Black Panther In Solitary Confinement For 40 Years, July 8 On PBS

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 2, 2013 6:10 PM
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Now in its 26th season, a new year of PBS' POV documentary film series kicked off on Monday, June 24, with a slate of films that explores a range of stories from African American funeral traditions, international immigration, solitary confinement, love and adolescence in today's America and more.

Tyler Perry, 'Dark Girls,' Black Actress Special Help OWN Deliver Best Quarter In Network History

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 2, 2013 4:11 PM
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Ratings for the broadcast premiere of Dark Girls, as well as the Black Women In Hollywood special that preceded it, are of most interest to me, since this is the first time I'm seeing the numbers.
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'Being Mary Jane' Broadcast Premiere Tonight, 10:30PM ET/PT, On BET

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 2, 2013 10:52 AM
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7.6 Million Total Viewers Watched The BET Awards Last Night - The Network Spins The Numbers

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 1, 2013 10:56 PM
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  • 5 Comments
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Michonne On A Horse; Tyreese Fending Off Horde Of Zombies - New Poster For 'Walking Dead'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 1, 2013 3:58 PM
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You folks, who are rabid fans of the original comic book series that the TV show is based on, will have to chime in with your wisdom on this.

TV One Sets 2nd Season Premiere Of 'Rickey Smiley Show' For Friday, July 26, 9PM ET

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 1, 2013 2:41 PM
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